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The 15 Best African Restaurants Near Alexandria

Updated: October 10, 2022

Have you visited these African venues in Alexandria? Go for their piri piri chicken and Kunāfah - you won’t regret it! We analyzed the top review sites with millions of diner and expert reviews to find Alexandria’s top African spots. Sit down and feast on Jollof Rice while sipping on Amarula liquor at these Alexandria venues.

Find the perfect African restaurant

Caffe Utopia

Ethiopian, AlexandriaEthiopianAlexandria, Potomac West
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Sora Ethiopian Market

African, $$, AlexandriaAfrican, $$Alexandria, Landmark-Van Dom
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Hawwi Ethiopian Restaurant

African, $$, AlexandriaAfrican, $$Alexandria, Braddock Road Metro
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Enat Restaurant

African, $$, AlexandriaAfrican, $$Alexandria
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

Meda Market & Restaurant

Vietnamese, $, AlexandriaVietnamese, $Alexandria, Landmark-Van Dom
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Cafe Aurora

African, $, AlexandriaAfrican, $Alexandria, Landmark-Van Dom
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Tanger Kabob House Cafe

Middle Eastern, $$, AlexandriaMiddle Eastern, $$Alexandria
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Calabash African Cuisine & Bar

African, $$, AlexandriaAfrican, $$Alexandria, Landmark-Van Dom
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Makeda Ethiopian Restaurant

African, $$, AlexandriaAfrican, $$Alexandria, Landmark-Van Dom
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Rahama Restaurant & Catering

African, $$, AlexandriaAfrican, $$Alexandria
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Nyame Ye African and Caribbean Restaurant

African, $, AlexandriaAfrican, $Alexandria
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Greens N Teff

African, $$, ArlingtonAfrican, $$Arlington, Arlington Heights
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 4.5

Fettoosh

Moroccan, $, ArlingtonMoroccan, $Arlington, Bluemont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

King Of Koshary

Egyptian, $, ArlingtonEgyptian, $Arlington, Bluemont
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Enjera Restaurant

African, $$, ArlingtonAfrican, $$Arlington, Aurora Highlands
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Why is this list better than others?

Finding the best African restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We analyzed 518 lists and articles from top sources like , 16302 Alexandria restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.

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